Mizpah Congregation takes pride in its observance and celebration of the special days of our Jewish calendar. Special worship services and related-activities are held for Selichot, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Simchat Torah, Hanukkah, Tu B'Shevat, Purim, Passover and Shavuot. Please check our Holiday Calendar for the dates and times.
In addition, special Shabbat Services are held in celebration of Thanksgiving and Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend.
HIGH HOLY DAYS 5777
Saturday September 24
7:00 pm: Selichot: Havdalah, Refreshments, Study and Service with changeover to High Holy Day Torah Mantles
Sunday October 2
7:30 pm: Erev Rosh Hashanah Service, Special Congregational Oneg to follow in Feinstein Hall
Monday October 3
9:00 am Children and Youth Rosh Hashanah Service
10:00 am Rosh Hashanah Service
1:00 pm Tashlich on the Walnut Street Bridge
Congregational Lunch to follow at the 212 Market Restaurant – RSVP Required
Sunday October 9
2:00 pm Memorial Service at Mizpah Cemetery
Tueday October 11
7:30 pm: Kol Nidre/Erev Yom Kippur Service
Wednesday October 12
10:00 am Yom Kippur Morning Service
10:00 am Children and Youth Service
1:00 pm Adult Discssion Group (lead by Deborah Levine in the Library)
2:00 pm Yom Kippur Afternoon Service
4:00 pm Yizkor/Memorial Service: Book of Remembrance 5777
5:00 pm Neilah / Concluding Service
Congregational Break-the-Fast to follow in Feinstein Hall
Child Enrichment Care is available for ALL services, provided by the professional staff from
The Creative Discovery Museum. Please contact the Office for details.
Also... Sukkot: first day service, Sunday, October 16th at 11:00am, final day service: Sunday, October 23rd
11:00am, with Yizkor and Simchat Torah, with unrolling and re-rolling of the Torah, on Monday, October 24th.